Scot S. Farthing, Attorney at Law, PC

Practical Wisdom.
Trusted Advice.
Personal Service.

Abingdon:
276-628-9525

Christiansburg:
540-216-0452

Wytheville:
276-200-2676

Robert T. "Bob" Copeland
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Location:

Abingdon, VA

Phone:

Fax:

276-628-4711

Email:

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1975
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980

Education

  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • Doctorate of Jurisprudence - 1975
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1969

Published Works

  • Contracts, Virginia Guide to Law for the Laymen, 1976

Representative Cases

  • Combs v. Richardson, 838 F.2d 112, 1988, C.A.4 (Va.), 1988014939
  • Dominion Bank of Cumberlands, NA v. Nuckolls, 780 F.2d 408, 1985, C.A.4 (Va.), 1985161596
  • In re Deel, 65 B.R. 230, 1986, Bkrtcy.W.D.Va., 1986148348
  • Grundy Nat. Bank v. Tandem Min. Corp., 754 F.2d 1436, 1985, C.A.4 (Va.), 1985108518

Representative Clients

  • Miners Exchange Bank
  • Holston Valley Distributing Co., Inc.
  • Carrico Investments, LLC

References

  • Miners Exchange Bank, Coeburn, Virginia

Classes/Seminars

  • Basic Bankruptcy, Virginia Property Law Center, 1992 to 1992
  • Bankruptcy Reform Legislation, VA CLE, 2005
  • Divorce, Foreclosure and Bankruptcy, VA CLE, 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington County Bar, Member - President 1988, 1975 to Present
  • Virginia State Bar, Bankruptcy Section (Chair, 2010), 1980 to Present
  • Miners Exchange Bank, Secretary & General Counsel, 1982 to Present
  • Virginia Public School Authority, Chairman, 1995 to 2003
  • Washington County, Virginia, Escheator, 1994 to 1998

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Sigma Phi
  • Phi Delta Phi